Did you get engaged this spring? Now comes the fun part of planning a fun ceremony and reception! If you are set on having a beautiful summer wedding in Illinois, it's not too late to make your dream come true. There's still plenty of time to host a spectacular summer wedding at our Starved Rock State Park Hotel. \rA Starved Rock Wedding during the summertime promises to be a magical weekend surrounded by your family and closest friends. The area is especially stunning during the summer months, and the weather is near perfect. \rLocated only 90 minutes from Chicago, our Starved Rock Resort is a wonderful destination to escape the city for your summer wedding in Illinois. With more than 11,000 square feet of event space, Grand Bear Conference Center is just what you're looking for the perfect wedding in the Midwest. Our breathtaking Grand Bear Ballroom can hold up to 350 guests for a wonderful reception filled with toasting, dancing, and dining. From a romantic ceremony on our outdoor deck surrounded by natural beauty to an intimate cocktail reception, Grizzly Jack's can meet whatever dreams you have. \rA wedding at Grizzly Jack's is all about fun, and during their free time, your guests can explore beautiful Lasalle County and relax in their lodging with rustic charm. Our hotel can help them plan a fun afternoon at Matthiessen State Park or enjoy an adventure at Zip Chicago. \rReady to take a step down the aisle at our Starved Rock wedding venue? Fill out this online RFP and we'll get back to you ASAP.